Katrina Williams's Blog Posts

Lowest Mortgage Rates In History

Lowest Mortgage Rates in History: What It Means for Homeowners and BuyersIn July, the average 30-year fixed-rate mortgage fell below 3% for the first time in history.1 And while many Americans

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Record Setting Home Sales

Home Sales Hit a Record-Setting ReboundWith a worldwide health crisis that drove a pause in the economy this year, the housing market was greatly impacted. Many have been eagerly awaiting some

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Mortgage Rates Hit Record Lows

Mortgage Rates Hit Record Lows for Three Consecutive WeeksOver the past several weeks, Freddie Mac has reported the average 30-year fixed mortgage rate dropping to record lows, all the way

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Not All Agents Are Created Equal

In today’s fast-paced world where answers are just a Google search away, there are some who may question the benefits of hiring a real estate professional when selling a house. The reality is, the

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Are New Homes Going To Be Available To Buy This Year

In today’s economy, everyone seems to be searching for signs that a recovery is coming soon. Many experts agree that it may actually already be in motion or will be starting by the 3rd

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Is The Economic Recovery Already Underway

The Wall Street Journal just released their latest monthly Survey of Economists. In an article on the findings, they reported: “The U.S. economy will be in recovery by

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Is A Recession Here Yes Does That Mean A Housing Crash No Is A Recession Here Yes Does That Mean A H

Is a Recession Here? Yes. Does that Mean a Housing Crash? No.On Monday, June 8, 2020, the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) announced that the U.S. economy is officially in a.

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Home Buying Myths

Two Big Myths in the Homebuying ProcessThe 2020 Millennial Home Buyer Report shows how this generation is not really any different from previous ones when it comes to homeownership:

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Shopping For A Home During COVID19

Shopping for a Home During COVID-19Were you shopping for a new home when the COVID crisis started? Have you put your homebuying dreams on hold out of concern that the financial market will take

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Buyers Have The Upper Hand

Why Buyers Have the Upper Hand in a Down EconomyWere you shopping for a new home when the COVID crisis started? Have you put your homebuying dreams on hold out of concern that the financial market

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May 11th Tidbits

Tidbits About the Economy – May 11, 2020A lot of people are wondering … what is going to happen to the housing market with this “recession” that we are in?  So, here are a few tidbits

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Stretch Your Budget

Ways to Save Money and Stretch Your Household BudgetThese days, it seems like everyone is looking for ways to cut costs and stretch their income further. Fortunately, there are some simple steps

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Staying Home

#StayHome: How to Create Functional Spaces in Your Home During the Coronavirus OutbreakSince the outbreak of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), many of us are spending a lot more time at home.

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Fed Drops Prime Interest Rate

Did you hear! The Fed cut rates! What does that mean for mortgages? I will tell you one thing... it does not mean there are zero percent mortgages out there! 1. The Federal Reserve cut rates by

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You Tube Channel

Greetings all!  I wanted to take a quick minute to share with you that I have set up a YouTube Channel.  The first video (and only video at this time) is a short "Who Am I" video.  Be

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Your Home Equity

Take Advantage of Your Home Equity: A Homeowner’s GuideHomeownership offers many advantages compared to renting; including a stable living environment and the freedom to make modifications.

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2020 Real Estate Market Forecast

Here’s where experts predict the housing market is headed in 2020 and beyond.HOME PRICES WILL KEEP RISINGEconomists predict that U.S. housing prices will continue to rise, regardless of a

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